Term Information [More information on chlorophyll biosynthetic process]

Accession
GO:0015995
Name
chlorophyll biosynthetic process
Ontology
biological_process
Synonyms
chlorophyll anabolism, chlorophyll biosynthesis, chlorophyll formation, chlorophyll synthesis
Definition
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of chlorophyll, any compound of magnesium complexed in a porphyrin (tetrapyrrole) ring and which functions as a photosynthetic pigment, from less complex precursors. Source: GOC:jl
Comment
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History
See term history for GO:0015995 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
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Ancestors of chlorophyll biosynthetic process (GO:0015995)
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chlorophyll biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) biological_process (GO:0008150)
chlorophyll biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular process (GO:0009987)
chlorophyll biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) metabolic process (GO:0008152)
chlorophyll biosynthetic process [is_a relation] is_a  biosynthetic process (GO:0009058)
chlorophyll biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular metabolic process (GO:0044237)
chlorophyll biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) nitrogen compound metabolic process (GO:0006807)
chlorophyll biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic substance metabolic process (GO:0071704)
chlorophyll biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular aromatic compound metabolic process (GO:0006725)
chlorophyll biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular biosynthetic process (GO:0044249)
chlorophyll biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular nitrogen compound metabolic process (GO:0034641)
chlorophyll biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) heterocycle metabolic process (GO:0046483)
chlorophyll biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic cyclic compound metabolic process (GO:1901360)
chlorophyll biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic substance biosynthetic process (GO:1901576)
chlorophyll biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organonitrogen compound metabolic process (GO:1901564)
chlorophyll biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism process (GO:0044699)
chlorophyll biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) aromatic compound biosynthetic process (GO:0019438)
chlorophyll biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cellular nitrogen compound biosynthetic process (GO:0044271)
chlorophyll biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cofactor metabolic process (GO:0051186)
chlorophyll biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) heterocycle biosynthetic process (GO:0018130)
chlorophyll biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organic cyclic compound biosynthetic process (GO:1901362)
chlorophyll biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) organonitrogen compound biosynthetic process (GO:1901566)
chlorophyll biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism metabolic process (GO:0044710)
chlorophyll biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) tetrapyrrole metabolic process (GO:0033013)
chlorophyll biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) cofactor biosynthetic process (GO:0051188)
chlorophyll biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) pigment metabolic process (GO:0042440)
chlorophyll biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) porphyrin-containing compound metabolic process (GO:0006778)
chlorophyll biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) single-organism biosynthetic process (GO:0044711)
chlorophyll biosynthetic process [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) tetrapyrrole biosynthetic process (GO:0033014)
chlorophyll biosynthetic process [is_a relation] is_a  chlorophyll metabolic process (GO:0015994)
chlorophyll biosynthetic process [is_a relation] is_a  pigment biosynthetic process (GO:0046148)
chlorophyll biosynthetic process [is_a relation] is_a  porphyrin-containing compound biosynthetic process (GO:0006779)
chlorophyll biosynthetic process [is_a relation] is_a  single-organism cellular process (GO:0044763)
Children of chlorophyll biosynthetic process (GO:0015995)
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bacteriochlorophyll biosynthetic process (GO:0030494) [is_a relation] is_a  chlorophyll biosynthetic process
chlorophyll a biosynthetic process (GO:0033305) [is_a relation] is_a  chlorophyll biosynthetic process
light-dependent chlorophyll biosynthetic process (GO:0036067) [is_a relation] is_a  chlorophyll biosynthetic process
light-independent chlorophyll biosynthetic process (GO:0036068) [is_a relation] is_a  chlorophyll biosynthetic process
negative regulation of chlorophyll biosynthetic process (GO:1902325) [negatively_regulates relation] negatively_regulates  chlorophyll biosynthetic process
positive regulation of chlorophyll biosynthetic process (GO:1902326) [positively_regulates relation] positively_regulates  chlorophyll biosynthetic process
regulation of chlorophyll biosynthetic process (GO:0010380) [regulates relation] regulates  chlorophyll biosynthetic process
MetaCyc
CHLOROPHYLL-SYN